September 06, 2019

13,000 New Jobs Created Year-Over-Year

According to a report released by Statistics Canada, year-over-year job growth in Saskatchewan continues to rise.  In August 2019, employment was up 13,000 jobs from August 2018.

September 06, 2019

2019 Council of the Federation Literacy Award Winner Announced

Saskatchewan’s recipient of the 2019 Council of the Federation Literacy Award (COFLA) is LaVera Schiele of the Prince Albert Literacy Network.  This year, Saskatchewan’s COFLA is recognizing an outstanding family literacy volunteer.

September 05, 2019

Province Agrees To Amend Interprovincial Trade Agreement

Today, Trade and Export Development Minister Jeremy Harrison announced the Government of Saskatchewan will sign an amendment to the Canadian Free Trade Agreement (CFTA) to enable the narrowing or elimination of interprovincial trade exceptions.  This follows the commitment made at the Council of the Federation (COF) meetings earlier this year to collaborate on more liberalized interprovincial trade.